Terry Richardson Biography

Updated On Mar 03, 2019 Published On Nov 19, 2015
Facts of Terry Richardson
Date of Birth: 1965 , August-14
Birth Nation: United States
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Great American photographer, Terry Richardson who is known for his fashion and portrait photography is popular for his work with magazines such as Rolling Stone, GQ, Vogue, Vanity Fair and many more. Besides his photographic career, he is also a former musician but did receive any recognizance from it.

Terry Richardson's early life

Terry Richardson was born as Terrence Richardson on the 14th August 1965 in New York City, New York, United States of America to Norma Kessler and Bob Richardson, Richardson was solely raised by his mother. He is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Though Terry Richardson childhood dream was music, he later followed his father's footstep after his mother; actress Norma Kessler gave him his first snapshot camera.

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As a child, Terry attended Hollywood High School and was enrolled at Nordhoff High School.

Terry Richardson's career

Terry Richardson began filming his own life and his musical career but later he quit his musical career and began focusing mainly on photography.

In 1994, Terry Richardson published his debut fashion photo in Vibe and that was the beginning of his dominance in fashion photography.

But he also has negative in the fashion world as he has been accused of sexual misconduct by several fashion models.

Terry Richardson's personal life

While he was working in some fashion magazines, he met Nikki Uberti. Nikki Uberti is a fashion model and they began their love affairs since that time.

Some years later, they decided to get married and they got married in 1996 but this married life didn't last that long as they got divorced in 1999.

Terry Richardson's net worth

His net worth is rumored to be around $8 million dollars.

Terry Richardson facts on timeline

Born in New York City, New York

August 14 , 1965

Terry Richardson born as Terrence Richardson in New York City, New York, United States of America to Norma Kessler and Bob Richardson, Richardson was solely raised by his mother. He is an American and is of white ethnicity.

Joined Nordhoff High School

1981

Terry Richardson received his formal education from Hollywood High School. However, when he was just 16 years old, his mother took him to Ojai, California from Los Angeles and there he began studying at Nordhoff High School. 

His mother gave his his first snapshot camera

1982

Though Terry Richardson childhood dream was music, he later followed his father's footstep after his mother; actress Norma Kessler gave him his first snapshot camera. With that camera, he began filming his own life and his musical career. 

His first fashion photo was published in Vibe

1994

Terry Richardson began filming his own life and his musical career but later he quit his musical career and began focusing mainly in photography. In 1994, he published his debut fashion photo in Vibe and that was the beginning of his dominance in the fashion photography.

Married to Nikki Uberti

1996

While Terry Richardson was working in some fashion magazines, he met Nikki Uberti. Nikki Uberti is a fashion model and they began their love affairs since that time. She is also an established actress. They got married in 1996. 

Divorced with Nikki Uberti

1999

Like his parents, Terry Richardson was also not able to hold his married life with fashion model and actress, Nikki Uberti. After being married with her for about three years, they decided to get separated and they finally got divorced in 1999.

His father died

December 5 , 2005

Terry Richardson was born to actress, Norma Kessler and fashion photographer, Bob Richardson. While he was young, his parents got divorced because of his addiction to drugs and on 5th of December 2005, that drugs also took him away from this earth. 

Held his first gallery showing

1998

After receiving positive feedbacks from his published photos, Terry Richardson desired to hold his own gallery showing and he finally did in 1998 under the name These Colors Don’t Run. The same time, he also published his book. 

Terry Richardson has a net worth of $8 million

2019

As of 2019, Terry Richardson has an estimated net worth of $8 million, accumulated from his career in photography.